Is this a "shopping post"? Are there interesting handicrafts, artwork, antiques, or other items that people typically buy there?

Everyone buys cashmere or paintings. - Jul 2019

I have never shopped so much in my life! Our house resembles little (or rather, big) Mongolia at this point. You can get anything you want: custom-made furniture & clothing, beautiful artwork, cashmere and camel/yak wool products, rugs, sheep-lined fur coats, etc. - Oct 2016

Endless cashmere, camel hair and yak wool items. Beautiful coats, hats, gloves. My personal favourites are the cashmere sleeping bags we picked up (at US$60 each!). - Feb 2015

Airag, aaruul, cashmere, puzzles, horserides. World class vodka. - May 2012

Felt, wool, fur and cashmere. Mongolian cashmere is said to be the best in the world. - Feb 2011

Cashmere. Wool felt. Carpet slippers. Carpets from Erdenet carpet factory. Furs (if you so that). Horsehair fiddles & bows. Bows & arrows. Deels. - Jan 2009

Mongol bow and arrow, hats, cashmere. - Oct 2008

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